The App may collect information using GPS technology when you first download the App, and if you opt-in to using our location-enabled services (for example, so that you can find Global Blue shopping, travel and payment partners nearby). If you wish to use a location enabled feature, you will be asked for your consent for your information to be used for this purpose. You can later disable this functionality by changing the preferences on your mobile device. Note that doing so will limit your ability to use certain features of our services
By downloading this app, you agree that Global Blue and our shopping, travel and payment partners may use your information (including your registration details, information about the use of your Global Blue card, shopping and travel purchases and other information that you give us) including your geographical location and how you use this App so that you can be provided with offers, products and services which may interest you.
This App is made available for use in connection with your use of Global Blue products and services. Any other use of materials on this App without our prior written permission is prohibited. In particular, you may not use any data or information made available on or by this App in connection with any business or commercial undertaking (whether or not for profit).
The intellectual property in all design, text, graphics and other material and the selection or arrangement of such material in this App is owned by us and/or our respective licensors.
We do not make any representations, warranties or terms of any kind in respect of this App or its contents other than those required by law. All information and/or data included in and/or on this App is made available for guidance only. Your use of such information and/or data is therefore entirely at your own risk. We expressly exclude, to the fullest extent permitted by law, all liability of Global Blue S.A. and its group companies, its directors, employees or other representatives, howsoever arising, for any loss suffered as a result of your use of this App.
This App may include links to websites and/or services owned and/or operated by Global Blue shopping, travel and payment partners and/or third parties. These are provided for your convenience and we are not responsible for and do not give any warranties or make any representations regarding any such websites and/or services and are not responsible for or liable in relation to the content or your use of such websites (other than to the extent required by law).
We do not promise full and error free operation of this App at all times.
What information will we use?
By joining, interacting or tax-free shopping with Global Blue, we will collect and use information about you. This information includes your personal details, information about the use of your SHOP TAX FREE Card, shopping and travel purchases and other information that you give us or that we collect (including about your use of internet connected devices).
How will your information be used and what is the basis on which we use it?
We will use your information to process your tax refunds and administer your participation in the Global Blue Tax Free Shopping network so that we can fulfill our contractual obligations to you and / or to comply with our legal obligations (e.g. in relation to relevant taxation authorities).
We may be required by law to collect certain personal information
about you, or as a consequence of any contractual relationship we have
with you. We will inform you at the time your information is collected
whether certain data is compulsory. Failure to provide the required
information may prevent or delay the fulfilment of these obligations.
We will also analyse your information to see how you use Global Blue's services, to understand your shopping and travel behaviour and to select personalized offers, discounts or recommendations to send you based on your shopping history and in some cases, your, browsing history. It is in our legitimate interest to use the information provided to us for these purposes, so that we can improve the services we provide, understand how they are used and so that we can personalise the offers we send to you to make them more relevant and interesting. These types of decisions will not have legal or similar effects for you.
When we process your information to meet our legitimate interests, we put in place robust safeguards to ensure that your privacy is protected and to ensure that our legitimate interests are not overridden by your interests or fundamental rights and freedoms.